Arun Sahoo

Bill Gates Foundation signs pact with Odisha government for agri sector growth

The State government on Monday signed an MoU with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to support sustainable and inclusive agriculture transformation. 

published on : 22nd September 2021

Odisha: Disaster management now a compulsory subject in Plus III

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in his Council of Ministers meeting in May this year had resolved to make disaster and pandemic preparedness a part of the curriculum in schools and colleges.

published on : 24th July 2021

Odisha BJP urges CM Naveen Patnaik to ask Centre for time extension of paddy sale

In a letter to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, 10 BJP MLAs sought his intervention to sort out the problems faced by the farmers due to closure of paddy purchase centres.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Odisha government targets 12.5L hectare farmland, 8 kharif crops under PM crop insurance scheme

State Agriculture Minister Arun Sahoo flagged off two IEC vans which will continue to engage farmers on the scheme in 10 aspirational districts where crop insurance penetration is low.

published on : 2nd July 2021

BJP slams Odisha minister Arun Sahoo on fertiliser supply issue

State BJP general secretary Golak Mohapatra said the Centre has supplied more fertilisers to Odisha than its requirement in the last three years.

published on : 24th June 2021

Make up for shortfall in fertiliser supply: Odisha government to Centre

Agriculture Minister Arun Sahoo said the State is facing shortage of urea due to short supply of fertiliser in May and June against the allotment.

published on : 23rd June 2021